Comminuted Fracture of the Proximal Aspect of the Humerus

A comminuted fracture of the proximal aspect of the humerus is often caused by high-impact injuries. Symptoms include pain and swelling of the shoulder and decreased motion. Variables that influence treatment and recovery include: age, bone quality, general medical condition and concurrent injuries.

Potential Settlement Value

In 2005, the Court in Schade v. Chris, [2005] OJ No 3020 awarded the injured person $35,000 for injuries that included a proximal humerus fracture.

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*Disclaimer: These illustrations should not be relied on as medically accurate. Always consult your healthcare
practitioner to better understand your injuries. In determining the potential settlement value of pain and
suffering awards, many factors need to be considered. The awards given as examples are specific to a particular
set of facts. Always consult your legal representative for a more accurate assessment of your specific case.